"Taken at the height of World War Two and after Adolf Hitler had taken Paris, this picture depicts Hitler surveying his conquest with his various cronies and became one of the most iconic photos of the 1940s and WWII."

The Ten Most Iconic Photos Of The 1940s

Sukarno and Foreign Minister Agus Salim in Dutch custody, 1949 - Sukarno was first exposed to nationalist ideas while living under Tjokroaminoto. Later, while a student in Bandung, he immersed himself in Western, communist, and Islamic political philosophy, eventually developing his own political ideology of Indonesian-style socialist self-sufficiency.

Sukarno and Foreign Minister Agus Salim in Dutch custody, 1949 - Sukarno was…

Bandung, Indonesia 1941.A City View, Tempo Doeloe

Bandung has always been known as the Paris of Java, with its cool mountain climate, and the lush countryside surrounding the city.

On 23 August 1989, two million people held hands to form a human chain over 600 km long linking three capital cities – Vilnius in Lithuania, Riga in Latvia and Tallinn in Estonia. This peaceful political demonstration became known as ‘The Baltic Way’. Now, the Europeana 1989 project is asking people to join together again to recreate the longest human chain in history.

On 23 August two million people held hands to form a human chain over

"Following the UK and the USA is like following evil going to hell". Japanese propaganda poster in Indonesia. C. 1942-1945

"Following the UK and the USA is like following evil going to hell". Japanese propaganda poster in Indonesia. C. 1942-1945

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The Legacy of Pol Pot - Photo Essays

A photographic record of mass murder

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